Acrossus depressus (Kugelann, 1792) ..... Formerly Aphodius depressus  
In comparison with the larger Dung Beetles T. fossor and A. rufipes, Acrossus depressus is fairly distinctive through it's smaller size (6.5mm) Generally shiny black colour and quite distinctive to ID, purely on size and colour alone.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Acrossus depressus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2016

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